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Commercial Vehicle Group Announces New Caterpillar Business

         Commercial Vehicle Group Announces New Caterpillar Business

PR Newswire

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, April 17, 2013

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Commercial Vehicle Group,
Inc. (Nasdaq: CVGI), a leading supplier of fully integrated system solutions
for the global commercial vehicle market, is pleased to announce that it has
been awarded a new contract to supply seating to the Caterpillar® Building
Construction Products Division. The seating, designed specifically to meet
the needs of vehicle operators, will be used in small wheel loaders,
small-tracked tractors and mini-hydraulic excavators.

CVG plans to produce the seats at the Company's National Seating facility in
Vonore, Tennessee. Production is expected to begin in the third quarter of
2013. Initial production under the new agreement will support Caterpillar
facilities in North and South America.

Jerry Armstrong, President of CVG's North and South America Seating & Trim
Products, said, "We are very pleased to earn additional business with
Caterpillar, a significant customer and one of the world's premier equipment
manufacturers. This new business fits perfectly into the diversification and
growth strategy of CVG."

Currently CVG manufactures vehicle seating in the United States, the United
Kingdom, China, Mexico and Australia under the National Seating, Bostrom
Seating®, KAB Seating™ and Stratos Seating® brands.

About Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc.
Commercial Vehicle Group is a leading supplier of a full range of cab related
products and systems for the global commercial vehicle market, including the
heavy-duty (Class 8) truck market, the construction, military, bus and
agriculture markets and the specialty transportation markets. The Company's
products include static and suspension seat systems, electronic wire harness
assemblies, controls and switches, cab structures and components, interior
trim systems (including instrument panels, door panels, headliners, cabinetry
and floor systems), mirrors and wiper systems, specifically designed for
applications in commercial vehicles. The Company is headquartered in New
Albany, OH with operations throughout North America, Europe, Asia and
Australia. Information about the Company and its products is available on the
internet at www.cvgrp.com.

Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to
risks and uncertainties. These statements often include words such as
"believe," "expect," "anticipate," "intend," "plan," "estimate," or similar
expressions. In particular, this press release may contain forward-looking
statements about Company expectations for future periods with respect to
production dates, the Company's diversification and growth strategy or other
financial information. These statements are based on certain assumptions that
the Company has made in light of its experience in the industry as well as its
perspective on historical trends, current conditions, expected future
developments and other factors it believes are appropriate under the
circumstances. Actual results may differ materially from the anticipated
results because of certain risks and uncertainties, including but not limited
to: (i) general economic or business conditions affecting the markets in which
the Company serves; (ii) the Company's ability to develop or successfully
introduce new products; (iii) risks associated with conducting business in
foreign countries and currencies; (iv) increased competition in the heavy-duty
truck market; (v) our failure to complete or successfully integrate additional
strategic acquisitions; (vi) the impact of changes in governmental regulations
on the Company's customers or on its business; (vii) the loss of business from
a major customer or the discontinuation of particular commercial vehicle
platforms; (viii) the Company's ability to obtain future financing due to
changes in the lending markets or its financial position; (ix) the Company's
ability to comply with the financial covenants in our revolving credit
facility; and (x) various other risks as outlined under the heading "Risk
Factors" in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for fiscal year ending
December 31, 2012. There can be no assurance that statements made in this
press release relating to future events will be achieved. The Company
undertakes no obligation to update or revise forward-looking statements to
reflect changed assumptions, the occurrence of unanticipated events or changes
to future operating results over time. All subsequent written and oral
forward-looking statements attributable to the Company or persons acting on
behalf of the Company are expressly qualified in their entirety by such
cautionary statements.

SOURCE Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc.

Website: http://www.cvgrp.com
Contact: John Hyre, 614-289-5157
 
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